By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail.
I have not failed. I've just found 10,000 ways that won't work.
The greatest leader is not necessarily the one who does the greatest things. He is the one that gets the people to do the greatest things.
I am easily satisfied with the very best.
Ability may get you to the top, but it takes character to keep you there.
Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goals.
Talent is cheaper than table salt. What separates the talented individual from the successful one is a lot of hard work.
The man who is swimming against the stream knows the strength of it.
It is no use saying 'we are doing our best.' You have got to succeed in doing what is necessary.
You can't make souffle rise twice.
You don't get paid for the hour. You get paid for the value you bring to the hour.
If you aim at nothing, you will hit it every time.
The world does not pay men for that which they 'know'. It pays them for what they do, or induce others to do.
It's a terrible thing to look over your shoulder when you are trying to lead - and find no one there
Nothing is particularly hard if you divide it into small jobs
You can only become truly accomplished at something you love. Dont make money your goal. Instead pursue the things you love doing and then do them so well that people cant take their eyes off of you.
If you don't have time to do it right, when will you have the time to do it over?
The painter has the Universe in his mind and hands.
It is hard to fail, but it is worse never to have tried to succeed.
God sells us all things at the price of labor.
Kill my boss? Do I dare live out the American dream?